Smartphone Data Accurately Predict Blood Glucose Levels

A new personalized prediction model uses smartphone-collected patient data and aggregate population data to create personalized blood glucose predictions for individuals.

Mobile Apps Found to Improve Management of Chronic Conditions

  • Systematic review of randomized, controlled trials finds that mobile apps can benefit patients with chronic diseases.
  • Review included 9 RCTs.
  • Disease states included diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases, and chronic lung diseases.
  • Interventions ranged from automatic text messages to enhanced clinician contact.